Central Europe

Central Europe and Middle East

Sascha Häuser

Sales Director - Central Europe

Sascha Häuser has been with us since 2007 and has 15 years of experience in the laser industry where he has worked with solid state lasers, disc lasers, CPAs, OPOs, frequency conversion, fiber lasers and supercontinuum. In addition to his technical background, Sascha holds a diploma in Business Administration from FOM Essen.

Nicolai Granzow

Sales Engineer, Germany, Austria, Switzerland - Material Science

Nicolai Granzow joined NKT Photonics in 2014, after gaining sales experience in the laser safety business. He received his PhD in physics from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light in Erlangen, where he investigated supercontinuum generation in photonic crystal fibers.

Thorge Holm

Sales Engineer, Germany, Austria, Switzerland - Life Science

Thorge Holm joined NKT Photonics in 2017 after gaining public procurement experience in the photonics business. During his Ph.D. studies at the Julius-Maximilians-University of Würzburg he focused on the development and application of super resolution microscopy. He received his diploma in physics from the University of Bielefeld where he worked on a vast variety of Fluorescence techniques such as spectroscopy, FCS, TCSPC, CLSM and SMLM.

Thomas Ferhat

Sales Engineer, France

Thomas Ferhat joined NKT Photonics in 2014 and is responsible for the French market. In his previous position he was in charge of the scientific division for ROFIN Baasel France. In 2012 he obtained a Master degree in Physics and Business from the University of Bordeaux after spending a year at the College of Optics and Photonics (CREOL) at the University of Central Florida.

Adrian Piddington

Sales Engineer, Benelux, Southern Africa

Adrian has been with the NKT group since 2011 and has 12 years of experience working within the laser industry having previously worked for leading UK distributors. Adrian holds a degree in Physics with German from University of Nottingham also studying at Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Munich and serves our scientific customer base in Benelux, as well as being our main contact for our distributors in the Czech Republic, Poland, Spain, Portugal, and Italy.

Global Fiber Sales

Cato Fagermo

Sales Manager

Cato Fagermo joined NKT in 2002 as sales manager. He has primarily been working on the commercial side of PCF specialty fibers with focus on key accounts, strategic project customers and defense customers. Cato holds a M.Sc in physics from NTNU in Norway and an executive MBA from DTU in Denmark.